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When American Soldiers Opened Buchenwald (PHOTOS)

Group portrait of child survivors of Buchenwald. The young boy in the middle is Joseph Schleifstein. Behind him is Abram Wroclawski, originally from Lodz who was sent to Auschwitz before coming to Buchenwald.

Poignant moment Holocaust survivor, 81, returned U.S. flag to family of soldier who freed him from Dachau concentration camp

Finally free: Young boys at the Dachau Concentration Camp in Germany on May 3, 1945 wave their caps at the arriving American troops

The Kindertransport was a rescue mission that took place during the nine months prior to the outbreak of the Second World War. The UK took in nearly 10,000 predominantly Jewish children. They were placed in British foster homes, hostels & farms. Often they were the only members of their families who survived the Holocaust. There are many accounts of parents sending their children away while holding back tears. Many never saw their parents again & were adopted by the fosters who protected…

Jewish women and children walk to the gas chambers at the Auschwitz-Birkenau Extermination Camp.

Images du Samudaripen, le génocide Rom dans l’Europe fasciste

Romani children in Auschwitz, victims of medical experiments.

SS-Oberscharfuehrer Guenther Labitzke who served at the Plaszow camp.A man who participated in the extermination of men, women, and children

Authorization to transport materials for the extermination

Bergen Belsen, Germany, A group photograph of women survivors holding bread loaves, after the liberation, April 1945.

Current state of the Krema II gas chamber at Auschwitz

... infirmary of the Dachau concentration camp soon after the liberation